New Russian Super Weapons That Are Causing The World To Rethink

Russia has been dominating the news headlines of late, and for all the wrong reasons. But did you know that they have been drastically increasing their military spending over the past decade? It’s true. While current and previous U.S. administrations have eschewed the Russian threat as being less dangerous than it is, we are seeing something seriously noteworthy take place in Vladimir Putin’s nation. Led by Read More …

Cameroon on brink of collapse – By Emma Emeozor

Fifty six years after British Cameroon and French Cameroon united to become the Republic of Cameroon following a United Nations-sponsored referendum, the marriage seems to be heading for collapse. The English speaking region has repeatedly accused the French speaking Cameroon-dominated government of marginalization and high-handedness in dealing with its people. In late October 2016, Southern Cameroon unions representing lawyers and teachers staged a public protest against Read More …

‘You’re In Such Good Shape’: Trump to Brigitte Macron

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President Donald Trump commented on the physical appearance of French first lady Brigitte Macron on Thursday and praised her for being in “such good shape,” during his state visit to France, according to videos that surfaced on social media. After a tour of the Hotel des Invalides where Napoleon Bonaparte and other French war heroes are buried, Trump made the comment and then looked at French President Emmanuel Macron Read More …

South Africa in Recession: The Rand Goes Sliding

Recession hits South Africa

Second Recession For South Africa in 8 Years The economy of South Africa is suffering its second recession in eight years as trade shrinks and manufacturing contracts. South Africa’s economy shrank by 0.7% in the first quarter of 2017, figures just released show. This fall follows a 0.3% contraction in the final three months of 2016; two consecutive quarters of contraction mean a recession. Blaming the downturn Read More …

DEMOCRACY: FOREFRONT OF AFRICA’S PREDICAMENTS

DEMOCRACY: FOREFRONT OF AFRICA’S PREDICAMENTS IT’S TIME FOR AFRICANS TO REVISIT THE ANCESTRAL SCROLLS! Democracy, the government of the people, by the people, and for the people. A catchy phrase it is, don’t you agree? Well at the moment, it is the same unmasked demon putting Africa and Africans at the table’s edge and ready to let go. While many would see democracy as the gateway Read More …